Mankato Marathon 2018

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Mankato Marathon

The Mankato Marathon is the Midwest’s boldest race, showcasing a dynamic course and determined runners. This exceptional course features a vast countryside run at the beginning and culminates in the beautiful, yet challenging Minnesota River Valley with Cheer Zones to help you stay motivated.

There’s a race for every runner—a full marathon, relay, half, 10K, 5K, KidsK, Toddler Trot, Diaper Dash and My Bold Walk. A host of accompanying weekend activities abounds for the whole family. The Mankato Marathon is a certified course, making it a Boston Marathon qualifier. Be bold. Stay tuned to register for this exceptional race October 20-21, 2018.

Mankato Marathon was named the "Top Marathon Worth Traveling For in Minnesota"! 


We're a 2018 Mankato Marathon Charity!


       Learn more about Open Door's Champion Runners:

Donate on behalf of Jeni Kolstad
Half Marathon - 13.1 miles


Donate on behalf of Chris Mish
Half Marathon - 13.1 miles


Donate on behalf of Damaris Salazar
Half marathon - 13.1 miles


Donate on behalf of Sam Frederick
Half marathon - 13.1 miles